Typhoon Kammuri

One killed as Typhoon Kammuri hits the Philippines, hundreds of flights halted

Kammuri, the 20th typhoon to hit the country in 2019, brought winds of 150 kph (93 mph) and gusts of up to 205 kph (127 mph), damaging some homes and structures and felling trees and signage in urban areas. A 33-year-old man died after being electrocuted while attempting to fix his roof, a civil defence official in the Bicol region told local radio.

Dec 03, 2019, 11:44 AM IST